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Campaign pin

Object Number: 
451
Date: 
1868
Medium: 
Metal, paper
Dimensions: 
overall: 1 3/8 x 1 in.
Description: 
Metal pin in the shape of an eagle holding the American flag; at the center of the flag is an oval frame holding a photograph of Schuyler Colfax; reverse has three prongs holding photograph of Schuyler Colfax..
Gallery Label: 
Schuyler Colfax (1823-1885) served as vice president of the United States under Ulysses S. Grant (1868-1872).
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group